Orville & Wilbur Wright Collection, 1899, 1908, 2003-2004

Manuscript Collection #931

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Series 1 :
Printed Materials
  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      "The Wright Brothers' Aeroplane", by Orville and Wilbur Wright, The Century Magazine, Vol. LXXVI No. 5 (September 1908) clipping and photocopy; 2 items, 15 pages
    • Folder b
      Monthly Weather Review, edited by Prof. Cleveland Abbe, Vol. XXVII, No. 8 (August 1899): pp. 343-393; Tables, charts, maps, plates. 1 item, 36 p.
    • Folder c
      Monthly Weather Review, edited by Prof. Cleveland Abbe, Vol. XXVII, No. 9 (September 1899): pp. 343-393; Tables, charts, maps, plates. 1 item, 35 pages
    • Folder d
      "Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the First Flight: Aviation in North Carolina Literature and Letters" North Carolina Literary Review (2003) ; 1 item, 202 pages
Series 2 :
Oversized Materials
  • Box 1
    • Folder d
      • Calendar (December 2003 – December 2004) entitled Hidden Images from the Wright Brothers’ Photographs: Kitty Hawk, NC 1900-1911 Celebrating the Wright Brothers Centennial; Images selected and annotated by Dr. Larry Tise, Wilbur and Orville Wright Visiting Distinguished Professor of History at East Carolina University from the Wright Brothers Centennial Digital Exhibit, Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC (www.lib.ecu.edu/exhibits). 2 items, 30 p. Note: Images taken by Orville and Wilbur Wright of their flight trials and life in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina and supporters of the Wright brothers in Kitty Hawk, NC; used with permission from the Library of Congress and Wright State University.  (item #os1)

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